Late Jan. 2, 2020, news broke that the US had hit Baghdad International Airport with a drone strike, killing Qassem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, as well as a bunch of civilians.
From today’s headlines, more Mueller memos from Buzzfeed, emails from the Ukraine scandal, impeachment bits n’ pieces, and more.
Headlines: Joe Biden says weird/dumb things on the election trail, Iraqi militants hit the US embassy in Iraq, and Australia is burning down.
Quick look at some current events, some good articles to read, books I read over Christmas, & a TV show.
Brand new laptop crapped out after two days, plus interesting reads on climate change, politics headlines, Dresden Files news, & more.
The House Judiciary Committee announced two articles of impeachment against Trump this morning: obstruction of Congress, for obstructing the hearings, and abuse of power, for attempting to bribe Ukraine to interfere in the 2020 elections.
Because that’s a thing people do, sure.
Calling Wednesday’s impeachment hearing “boring” or “dull” is the GOP marketing message.
Former Breitbart editor Katie McHugh gave a crap ton of emails to the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Hatewatch. These emails were from Trump flunky Stephen Miller, the dude who is nearly entirely responsible for Trump’s white supremacist immigration policies. The emails span 2015-2016, showcase how he directed Breitbart’s anti-immigration, racist coverage, and reveal that he hates non-white people to a pathological degree.